MANCHESTER, NH (CBS) – A Manchester Police officer was shot multiple times Wednesday evening. The officer was responding to an incident on the west side of the city and a confrontation took place.

An officer on scene tells WBZ that there was a foot pursuit, and the officer was shot. Several officers were involved in the incident but only one was injured.

hastings Manchester, NH Police Officer Shot Multiple Times

A Manchester, NH Police officer is transported after being shot. (Photo Courtesy Jeffrey Hastings)

The officer sustained serious injuries and was transported to the hospital. The officer underwent surgery at Catholic Medical Center where there was a heavy police presence Wednesday night.

The officer is in serious but stable condition.

The officer’s identity is not being released and there have been no arrests.

The Manchester Police Department, together with the NH Attorney General’s Office and the Hillsborough County Attorney’s Office, are investigating the incident.

Comments (5)
  1. Jim Donovan says:

    What about the shooter is he in custody? Is this your stations first night ever?

  2. Paul B says:

    “The officer’s identity is not being released and there have been no arrests.”

    Might wanna read the entire story before commenting….

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